The Obama administration is using regulatory controls in place of legislation in many areas. By moving traditionally legislative actions into the executive branch, President Obama does not need to depend on a Congress that may not be able to produce the laws needed to force his progressive agenda on the whole of America. What he has failed to recognize is ...Read More »
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HR 910 RFS 112th CONGRESS 1st Session H. R. 910 IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES APRIL 8, 2011 Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works AN ACT 1 To amend the Clean Air Act to prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from ...Read More »
On April 25, 2011 Shell Oil Corporation announced it was dropping it’s efforts to drill for oil in the Arctic Sea off the northern coast of Alaska. This decision comes after 5 long years of jumping through the governmental hoops of massive regulations, careful, tedious exploration and the expense of investing over 4 billion dollars in the project. So just what caused Shell ...Read More »
The National Petrochemical & Refiners Association joined with the International Liquid Terminals Association and the Western States Petroleum Association to file a law suit intended to overturn a recent regulatory overreach by the Obama Administration. The E15 Proposal and Granted Waiver In March of 2009, Growth Energy and several other alternative fuels organizations petitioned the EPA to have E15 introduced ...Read More »
Given that, regardless of where legislation stands, the EPA has been given unprecedented power and we are therefore under constant threat of Cap & Trade, I thought it was time to take a look at one of this administrations front runners for that agenda. Meet Carol Browner who’s official title seems to be “Assistant to the President for Energy and ...Read More »